Andrea Menichetti

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    April 2011 Restaurant Openings and Closings

    Chef Allen's​Quite a few restaurant doors opened and closed in April. We had some surprises like the quiet opening of Michelle Bernstein's new cafe/bakery in the atrium of the building across from Sra. Martinez and the arrival of La Sandwicherie to Brickell. In closings, chef Allen Susser closed h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    Design District's Vino e Olio Closes UPDATED

    Laine Doss Vino e Olio chefs Riccardo Rossi and Andrea Menichetti at the Kampong last week.Eater reports that Vino e Olio, the Design District's fairly new 220-seat Italian eatery, has closed. According to Eater, executive chef Andrea Menichetti is leaving to open a restaurant in another ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2011

    Chef Andrea Menichetti on Pizza, Tenors, and Gnudi

    Photo by Riki AltmanThe chef and his mom with their handmade pasta.Friday we chatted with Vino e Olio's executive chef Andrea Menichetti and his two-Michelin Star-rated chef/mama. If you missed it, click here. We'll be awaiting your return. Promise.So who's the most famous celebrity you've ever cook ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Chef Andrea Menichetti From Vino e Olio Gets a Visit From His Mama

    Photo by Riki AltmanMenichetti and his mom at the chef's table in Vino e Olio's kitchen​When we heard Vino e Olio's executive chef Andrea Menichetti would be cooking with his two-Michelin Star-rated chef mama this past week, we couldn't resist heading in for an interview. While it's true the resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Go Gaga for Chocolate at Fairchild Tropical Garden's 5th Annual Chocolate Festival

    courtesy Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden​For as long as it's existed, chocolate has been revered. Rich, smooth, creamy; however you like to consume it, it sooths and stimulates, comforts and warms. How does one not like chocolate? For three days starting Friday, about 12,000 people will show th ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 30, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 24, 2010

    Vine E Olio Cooks For Conscious Bite Out

    Chef Andrea Menichetti​Vino E Olio will be opening in the Design District come late next month, but this Thursday, August 26th, the restaurant's chef Andrea Menichetti will prepare a Summer Harvest meal for the dinner club known as Conscious Bite Out.Conscious Bite Out is the brainchild of Marcela ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Tuscan Restaurant Slated For Design District This Fall

    Dining area​Vino E Olio, an Italian restaurant specializing in Tuscan fare, is slated to debut at 139 NE 39th Street in Miami's Design District sometime in September. News of a new Italian restaurant opening doesn't exactly set hearts aflutter around here, but the chef of Vino E Olio, Andrea Menic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Peking Turkey at Philippe Now, Family Day at Pacific Time Tomorrow, Q and Fin on Monday, Tuscany in Spring

    Photo by Lee KleinPalm Beach Spanish Mackerel at Fin​Support Miami's Schoolchildren The Design District will be celebrating Family Day tomorrow, December 12, and proud daddy Jonathan Eismann will be taking part by: Exhibiting beautiful artwork by the talented students of South Pointe Elementary sc ... More >>